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Document Number:0607008
Title:Lease for a Year
Date:11 May 1831
SOLD - transcription available: 8.00
Good consistent with age.
Physical description:
Parchment : 1 sheet 59cm x 73cm with 2 wax seals, 2 signatures and revenue stamps.
Summary of contents
William Henry WHORWOOD of Portswood Cottage, Hampshire. Esquire.
Percival WALSH of Oxford, Oxfordshire. Esquire.
James JOHNSON of Upper Wimpole Street, Middlesex. Esquire.
Francis Henry MITCHELL of Upper Wimpole Street, Middlesex. Esquire.

This is the first part of a contract of sale by Lease and Release in which William Whorwood and Percival Walsh are selling property in Headington, Oxfordshire, to James Johnson and Francis Mitchell.

The property consists of a farmhouse and two cottages with various parcels of land totalling 202 acres. Some smaller parcels are individually named as Wheat Crowell, Godfrey's Crowell, North Crowell, and Furze Crowell. However, the largest part is in the "commonable" South Field.